Found October 25, 2011 on Larry Brown Sports:
America’s favorite NFL draft bust is back and with better excuses than ever.  The same JaMarcus Russell who has been accused of binge eating, had his jersey burned by Oakland Raiders fans, and had his own life coach throw in the towel on him sat down for an interview recently with Sports Illustrated.  As expected, [...]

Report: Russell to attempt NFL comeback

JaMarcus Russell has been called many things, but "motivated self-starter" has never been one of them. Russell, after all, has become the poster boy for entitled, lazy and overpaid athletes. CBS Sports reported after a recent interview with the former Oakland QB that "(JaMarcus Russell) doesn't exactly have a track record for being either fiscally responsible...

JaMarcus Russell blames others for failures

Former top overall NFL pick JaMarcus Russell blamed his coach, teammates and sleep apnea for his failures as a quarterback. In this week's issue of Sports Illustrated, Russell targeted former Raiders coach Tom Cable, unimaginative play-calling and the team's defense for his inability to succeed. "I did the sleep test, and they said I had apnea," Russell told...

Good News for Darren McFadden

On Tuesday,  Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden underwent tests on his sprained right foot.  The good news is that the tests revealed no structural damage. “Yeah, I think all that’s fine,” Jackson said. “And I think what we’ll do is just move forward and see exactly where he is. Can he run? Can he [...]

Raiders QB Palmer sees no room for T.O.

If Terrell Owens does find a new employer this season, it's unlikely he'll be catching passes from a former teammate. Oakland Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer said he can't envision Owens being on the receiving end of his passes for a second straight season. “The problem is that for him to get here there’s not anybody that we could let go," Palmer said referring...

Raiders' Palmer to get crash course

ALAMEDA – As the Raiders catch their breath with a bye week, they will do all they can to help Carson Palmer catch up. Paul Sakuma Associated Press New Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer played in the second half Sunday because coach Hue Jackson, right, said it would help the team in the long run.

Palmer: Raiders debut something to learn from

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- As bad as Carson Palmer's three-interception debut with the Oakland Raiders looked, he views it as a valuable teaching tool.

INT-Fest: Will Carson Palmer Bounce Back?

Newly acquired Oakland Raiders QB Carson Palmer threw for three interceptions in his debut. FN contributor Nick Houghtaling isn't worried, and he'll tell you why.

Typical Oakland Raiders

It has been a reoccurring theme this year in the NFL of top teams and players crushing their teams’ hopes. Whether this is through injury or disappointing play, the Oakland Raiders got the best of both worlds in Week 7. Being the most hyped and analyzed team going into this Week 7, the Raiders were ready to make a statement as a true playoff contender in the AFC. With the loss...

It’s safe to say the Raiders sucked Sunday

Two legit to quit throwing picks. Six epic interceptions of catastrophic results . It’s like Carson Palmer and that Boller bum were throwing balls in a hurricane. The defense outscored the offense of the Raiders by two TD’s. Am I worried? Maybe a better question……was that horrendous trade for two first round picks the last request of Al Davis? Success, not quite. The...
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